Dana Hull

Government, Business, Technology, Autonomous

Tesla Gives Demo to California DMV Probing Self-Driving Claims

Tesla Inc. vehicles in a parking lot in Yokohama, Japan Tesla Inc. vehicles in a parking lot after arriving at a port in Yokohama, Japan. (Toru Hanai/Bloomberg News)

Tesla Inc. demonstrated a beta version of its driver-assistance system for California transportation officials, including outside consultants the automaker previously sought to bar from the event.

Dana Hull | Bloomberg News
November 1, 2022
Business, Technology, Fuel, Autonomous

Startup Autonomy Orders 22,790 EVs to Form Subscription Fleet

Teslas in a parking lot after arriving at a port in Yokohama, Japan. Teslas in a parking lot after arriving at a port in Yokohama, Japan. (Toru Hanai/Bloomberg News)

Tesla, GM, Volkswagen and Ford are among the automakers set to get big orders from Autonomy, a startup offering drivers the option of subscribing to an electric vehicle instead of buying one outright.

Dana Hull | Bloomberg News
August 9, 2022
Government, Business, Technology, Fuel, Autonomous

Tesla Stock Teeters as Elon Musk Girds for Another Legal Battle

tesla dealership David Paul Morris/Bloomberg News

Tesla bulls rejoiced when Elon Musk sought to terminate his agreement to buy Twitter. That initial relief has given way to realization the hangover from this ordeal won’t lift anytime soon.

Dana Hull | Bloomberg News
July 13, 2022
Business, Fuel, Autonomous

Laid-Off Workers Claim Tesla Violated WARN Act in Suit

Tesla Inc. signage is displayed outside the company's factory in Fremont, Calif. Tesla Inc. signage is displayed outside the company's factory in Fremont, Calif. (Nina Riggio/Bloomberg News)

Tesla Inc. was sued by some former employees who claim the company’s decision to lay off about 10% of its workforce violated federal law by failing to provide the required advance notice for the job cuts.

Dana Hull | Bloomberg News
June 20, 2022
Business, Autonomous

Musk’s Tesla Stock Sales Double to $8.5 Billion in Latest Tally

Musk Musk speaks during the official opening of the new Tesla electric car manufacturing plant on March 22 near Gruenheide, Germany. (Christian Marquardt/Pool/Getty Images)

Elon Musk disclosed an additional $4.5 billion worth of Tesla Inc. stock sales in new regulatory filings April 29, bringing the total he’s disposed of in the wake of his deal to buy Twitter Inc. to more than $8.5 billion.

Dana Hull | Bloomberg News
April 29, 2022
Autonomous

Amazon in Pact for Potential Stake in Sensor Maker Velodyne

Velodyne A Velodyne Lidar Inc. puck sensor sits in the bonnet of a self-driving Toyota Motor Corp. Prius hybrid car, operated by Yandex.Taxi. (Andrey Rudakov/Bloomberg News)

Velodyne Lidar Inc. shares more than doubled in late trading Feb. 7 after Amazon.com Inc. acquired warrants that could lead to a stake in the auto-sensor maker.

Dana Hull | Bloomberg News
February 8, 2022
Business, Technology, Fuel, Autonomous

Subscription Service Delivers a Tesla to Californians in 10 Minutes

A Tesla Model 3 A driver in a Tesla Model 3 travels on a road in Rocklin, Calif. (David Paul Morris/Bloomberg News)

For California drivers who dream of cruising around in a Tesla but can’t afford one — or just have commitment issues — there’s a new option.

Dana Hull | Bloomberg News
January 20, 2022
Business, Technology, Fuel, Autonomous

Tesla Rumor Mill Misfires, Exasperates Even Elon Musk

Cybertruck Tesla's Cybertruck is part of the recent rumors. (Tesla)

Steel Dynamics, a Fort Wayne, Ind.-based steel producer, has gotten all sorts of attention lately from Tesla fans and followers. This has been entirely unfounded, and is one of several examples of the narrative around the Elon Musk-led company getting ahead of reality recently.

Dana Hull | Bloomberg News
January 19, 2022
Business, Technology, Logistics, Autonomous

Tesla Is Building a New Battery Factory in California

Tesla Is Building a New Battery Factory in California A Tesla at a Littleton, Colo. dealership. (David Zalubowski/Associated Press)

A California mayor said Tesla Inc. broke ground in his city on what it calls a new “Megafactory,” praising the planned facility in a Facebook post that was deleted and is now visible again.

Dana Hull | Bloomberg News
September 23, 2021

Tesla Tops Forecasts, But Delays Semi Production to 2022

The Tesla Semi won't go into production until 2022. (Tesla Inc.)

Tesla Inc. reported better-than-expected second-quarter earnings, buoyed by strong demand for its electric vehicles as it suggested deliveries this year may exceed its longer-term projections for 50% growth. But it is delaying production on its electric heavy-duty Semi truck until 2022.

Dana Hull | Bloomberg News
July 26, 2021

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